Deaths in Music on November 4

  • 1702 Thomas Eisenhut, composer, dies at 58
  • 1847 Felix Mendelssohn [Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy], German composer and composer, dies at 38
  • 1853 Alexander Stadtfeld, composer, dies at 27
  • 1890 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer, dies at 46
  • 1898 Jerome Hopkins, composer, dies at 62
  • 1924 Gabriel Urbain Faure, French composer (Requiem), dies at 79
  • 1931 Buddy Bolden, African-American jazz musician, dies
  • 1935 Miklos Radnai, composer, dies at 43
  • 1937 Rogelio del Villar, Spanish composer, dies at 61
  • 1939 Charles Arnold Tournemire, composer, dies at 69
  • 1953 Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, composer, dies at 89
  • 1957 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer, dies at 78
  • 1965 Krsto Odak, Croatian composer, dies at 77
  • 1969 Ferenc Szabó, Hungarian composer (Lúdas Matyi, Légy jó mindhalálig), dies at 66
  • 1994 Fred "Sonic" Smith, guitarist, dies at 46
  • 1995 Marti Lynne Stringer Caine, singer/comedienne, dies at 50
  • 2005 Sheree North, American actress and singer (b. 1932)
  • 2010 Michelle Nicastro, American actress and singer (b. 1960)
  • 2012 Ted Curson, American jazz trumpeter, dies from a heart attack at 77